Good Vibrations: Episode 36 — Dave "Ghosty" Wills interviews David Beard

In this special episode, Ghosty interviews David about the Wilson family's heritage, the longstanding relationship between Brian Wilson and Mike Love, and the music that's of particular importance to both.  

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I sit down again with my son Ethan, and we discuss four more of his favorite songs, why he likes the songs, and how much he loves John Stamos' cover of "Forever," and "Saturday Night" from Brian Wilson's No Pier Pressure album … among others.

[Airdate: 2020]

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I sit down with my son Ethan, and we discuss four of his favorite songs (and he has many), why he likes the songs, and his life on stage with his musical heroes, or, as he calls them, his friends. 

[Airdate: 2020]

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An audio excerpt from my conversation with Probyn Gregory on working with Nick Walusko, life on the road with "Nick At Night," band mashups, and working in the studio with Nick. For the full transcript purchase the Winter 2019 edition of Endless Summer Quarterly magazine.

Winter 2019 edition of ESQ
https://esquarterly.com/esq-store/winter-2019-issue-128-nick-walusko-tribute-edition/

Spring 2020 edition of ESQ
https://esquarterly.com/esq-store/19183/

[Airdate: 2020]

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An audio excerpt from my conversation with Mike D'Amico on moving to Los Angeles, auditioning to be a member of the Wondermints, and working in the studio with Nick Walusko and Darian Sahanaja

Winter 2019 edition of ESQ
https://esquarterly.com/esq-store/winter-2019-issue-128-nick-walusko-tribute-edition/

Spring 2020 edition of ESQ
https://esquarterly.com/esq-store/19183/

Episode 29: David Leaf

This intimate conversation with David Leaf includes discussion on The Beach Boys Christmas Album and The Brian Wilson Scholarship Fund

Spring 2020 edition of ESQ
https://esquarterly.com/esq-store/19183/

[Airdate: 2020]

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Episode 27: Mike Love - Santa Barbara days

In Episode #27 I share an excerpt from my wonderful conversation with Mike Love on the remembrances of his life and times in Santa Barbara, CA. For the full transcript, be sure to visit Endless Summer Quarterly magazine's website to order the Fall 2019 edition of ESQ.
 
To read the full transcript, purchase Issue #127

Episode 25 — Beach Boys Mike Love and Al Jardine discuss the Friends album

Beach Boys Mike Love and Al Jardine discuss the Friends album and the practice of Transcendental Meditation.
[Airdate: 2018]

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Episode 24 — Executive Producer Jerry Schilling, Producers Don Reedman & Nick Patrick, Beach Boys Mike Love and Al Jardine

In this episode, Jerry Schilling, Don Reedman, Nick Patrick, Mike Love and Al Jardine take us behind the scenes on the making of The Beach Boys with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, which was released Friday, June 8, 2018.

[Airdate: 2018]

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Episode 21 — Mark Linett discusses Sunshine Tomorrow 2 and Live Sunshine

David Beard and Mark Linett discuss and breakdown the new digital collections from The Beach Boys. 
[Airdate: 2017]

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Episode 20 — Gary Griffin

Gary Griffin discusses working with the Bel-Air Bandits, his solo album and working with John Stamos on "Forever."

[Airdate: 2017]

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Episode 18 — Brian Wilson

The legendary Brian Wilson discusses "Run James Run," "Some Sweet Day," "Rio Grande" and working with Andy Paley.  Brian also discloses information about his upcoming rock and roll album.
[Airdate: 2017]

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Playback: The Brian Wilson Anthology

Episode 15 — Mike Love discusses Smiley Smile

Mike Love recounts working with his cousin Brian Wilson, and the rest of The Beach Boys during a very experimental time in the group's history.  The songs "She's Goin' Bald," "Vegetables" and "Gettin' Hungry" are featured.
[Airdate: 2017]

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Episode 13 — Brian Wilson Music Director Paul Von Mertens

Brian Wilson's music director Paul Von Mertens discusses the Pet Sounds tour, working with Van Dyke Parks and much more.
[Airdate: 2017]

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Episode 12 — Chuck Berry tribute with special guest Dean Torrence

Honoring Chuck Berry's influence on The Beach Boys and their music, Jan & Dean's Dean Torrence recounts the story behind Brian Wilson giving he and cohort Jan Berry the song "Surf City," while Brian continued to work on The Beach Boys hit song, "Surfin' U.S.A.," which featured a lifted melody from Chuck Berry's "Sweet Little 16."
[Airdate: 2017]

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